Despite low cost of oil, theft still an issue.
Nigerian Navy hands over vessel to Police in Delta
Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Delta has handed over merchant tanker, Eyuwa Laden, with over 670 metric tonnes of stolen crude oil to the Delta State Police Command at the command headquarters in Warri, Delta State.
The Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Alkali Usman, who took custody of the vessel with its 10 crew members, said the Police will continue with investigations.
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